DARE Interview : Grand Detour, Illinois; Primary Informant IL029

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • IL029: White; female; age: 62 (old); education: 8th grade; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: IL029 (4:15)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0415-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:35 Farm life
  • 01:55 Local buildings and landmarks
  • 04:15 River employment
  • 04:45 Life as a child
  • 07:25 Local club
  • 09:10 Different kinds of animals
  • 12:30 Local parks
  • 14:10 Daily life
  • 15:35 Local scenic attraction
  • 16:35 Clamming
  • 18:15 Local architecture
  • 20:15 Local employment
  • 20:30 Community life
  • 28:25 Water pollution
  • 31:00 Clamming
  • 33:45 Electricity
  • 35:00 Life in the past
  • 36:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0415-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Mischief
  • 05:00 Pole boat
  • 07:00 Gypsy camp
  • 10:20 Dried beef and horsemeat
  • 16:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 20:35 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Nimz, Evelyn
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff